During a subsequent patrol, three men are killed by and unseen assailants. And as he struggles for survival, he soon realizes he is fighting two battles, the conflict with the enemy and the conflict between the men within his platoon. Grunts In The Rain 1:40 05. Synopsis Chris Taylor is a young, naive American who gives up college and volunteers for combat in Vietnam. Once again, this was a project that Stone had struggled to secure financing for, but Daly loved the script and was prepared to finance both Salvador and The Platoon. That is not to say that most wars throughout human history have not been many shades of grey, with the winners and losers not always corresponding with the righteous and evil.
Der Student Chris Taylor meldet sich voller Idealismus als Freiwilliger im Dschungelkrieg. His platitudes at the end don't dissuade me from seeing Chris Taylor as Oliver Stone having undergone a personal sea change. New York: Henry Holt and Company. Der tägliche Kampf gegen den nahezu unsichtbaren Feind und die ständigen Verluste unter seinen Kameraden setzen ihm physisch und psychisch stark zu. Grunts In The Rain Alternate Take 1:40 20. Chris has two non-commissioned officers, the ill-tempered and indestructible Staff Sergeant Robert Barnes and the more pleasant and cooperative Sergeant Elias Grodin.
During the attack, an , armed with explosives, destroys the battalion headquarters in a suicide attack. Chris Taylor, a young, naive recruit in Vietnam, faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man. Chris has two non-commissioned officers, the ill-tempered and indestructible Staff Sergeant Robert Barnes and the more pleasant and cooperative Sergeant Elias Grodin. Already on edge, the platoon is further angered when they discover an enemy supply and weapons cache in a nearby village. But because of the guerrilla nature and infamous legacy of the Vietnam War itself - namely, the immense public protest against American involvement - the Vietnam War remains by far the most unpopular war in modern American history. While the platoon is extracting via helicopter, they glimpse Elias, mortally wounded, emerging from the treeline and being chased by a group of North Vietnamese soldiers, who kill him. As the war continues, Chris himself draws towards psychological meltdown.
Elias then arrives, getting into a physical altercation with Barnes over the killing before Wolfe breaks it up and orders the supplies destroyed and the village razed. The part of Sergeant Barnes was originally offered to Kevin Costner. Chris has two non-commissioned officers, the ill-tempered and indestructible Staff Sergeant Robert Barnes and the more pleasant and cooperative Sergeant Elias Grodin. Platoon was the first Hollywood film to be written and directed by a veteran of the Vietnam War. Die Situation spitzt sich zu und Chris versucht, den Horror des Krieges zu überleben und sich an Barnes zu rächen.
Taylor assaults the intoxicated Barnes but is quickly overpowered. Barnes orders the rest of the platoon to retreat and goes back into the jungle to find Elias' group. The production made a deal with the Philippine military for the use of military equipment. The Enemy Was In Us 0:38 11. Taylor later prevents a gang-rape of two girls by some of Barnes' men. Those of us who did make it have an obligation to build again and try with what's left of our lives to find a goodness and meaning to this life. Upon arrival, he quickly discovers that his presence is quite nonessential, and is considered insignificant to the other soldiers, as he has not fought for as long as the rest of them and felt the effects of combat.
Zwischen dem brutalen Sergeant Barnes und Sergeant Elias, der sich trotz der Nerven aufreibenden Kämpfe seine Menschlichkeit bewahrt hat, herrscht blanker Hass. McGinley, Kieth David an actor I always enjoy seeing on screen and Forest Whitaker are all superb. Stone responded by attempting to break into mainstream direction via the easier-to-finance horror genre, but failed at the box office. Saat perang berlanjut, Chris sendiri tertarik ke arah krisis psikologis. Dragon was directed by Stone's friend , who had done Deer Hunter.
Led by Vietnam War veteran , training put the principal actors—including Sheen, Dafoe, Depp and Whitaker —through an immersive 30-day military-style training regimen. They limited how much food and water they could drink and eat and when the actors slept, fired to keep the tired actors awake. This movie reminds us, that before he became a tabloid fodder and punchline on late night talk shows Charlie Sheen was once a very promising young actor. Chris memiliki dua perwira non-komisioner, Sersan Robert Barnes yang pemarah dan tidak bisa dihancurkan serta Sersan Elias Grodin yang lebih menyenangkan dan kooperatif. Killing Barnes Alternate 1:22 24. With that said, most of the film is fantastic, from the aforementioned narrative to the grim lightning of the southeast Asian jungles that emphasize the film's tone, to the poignant, melancholic score. Once he's on the ground in the middle of battle, his idealism fades.
The Turning Point 2:17 14. However, I believe that even if Mr. Infighting in his unit between Staff Sergeant Barnes Tom Berenger , who believes nearby villagers are harboring Viet Cong soldiers, and Sergeant Elias Willem Dafoe , who has a more sympathetic view of the locals, ends up pitting the soldiers against each other as well as against the enemy. Upon arrival, he quickly discovers that his presence is quite nonessential, and is considered insignificant to the other soldiers, as he has not fought for as long as the rest of them and felt the effects of combat. This really is harrowing viewing, but it's not only the best movie of 1986, its one of the best of the decade. Barnes Shoots Elias Album Version 3:12 26.
The movie crowds you; it doesn't leave you room for an honest emotion. Elias takes Taylor and two other men to intercept flanking enemy troops. Bolt's rigorous approach rubbed off on Stone. And I think the camera is so much more. Upon arrival, he quickly discovers that his presence is quite nonessential, and is considered insignificant to the other soldiers, as he has not fought for as long as the rest of them and felt the effects of combat. The platoon is sent back to the front line to maintain defensive positions, where Taylor shares a foxhole with Francis. His voice-over is eerily reminiscent of Martin Sheen in Apocolypse Now.